Category Archives: Movember Blog

House Chants

Middleton Park Pupils are divided into four Houses. This system is used to reward positive attitudes and sustained effort. Each pupils is assigned to one of four houses and can…

Movember at Scottish Parliament

We are delighted to share that our Move-mber efforts have been commended by MSPs at the Scottish Parliament. *S4M-08451 Mark McDonald: Middleton Park School Dance through the Grocery Aisles—That the Parliament…

Belly Dancing

On Tuesday 26th Move-mber, Primary 1 – 7 pupils all began their day with a masterclass workshop from Lynn, a belly dancer. Staff and pupils thoroughly enjoyed this energetic and…

Movember Rap!

Primary Four wrote our Move-mber Rap with Sheena Blackhall to celebrate all our fantastic moves during November. We haven’t managed to include everything that we did, but enjoy some of…

Science Investigation

On Wednesday 27th Move-mber, we were delighted to welcome PhD students from the University of Aberdeen to our school. The students are members of Aberdeen University’s brain imaging research group….

Staff Training

During our In-Service Day on Monday 11th, Miss Black attended a PE specialist training day. These new skills will be used during Move-mber as well as enhancing our PE throughout…

Movember Treasure Hunt

What fantastic support we had for the walking treasure hunt on Friday after school. Over 80 children and their parents took part, solving the clues, finding the treasure and most…

Parent Challenge

Our Move-mber challenge for parents – created, recorded and shared by our pupils. Everyone is welcome to join in using their own pedometer or an app. The pupils involved will…

Pupil Led Lunchtime Challenges

Primary 6 pupils decided to run their own lunchtime challenge following the success of our Speed Bounce Competition. Well done Primary 6 and we look forward to helping our pupils…

Speed Bounce Movember

Today at lunchtime we had our first ever Speed Bounce in the playground. Jacky, our Active Schools Co-ordinator organised the challenge together with two of our Primary 7 leaders. There…